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  • National Park Service supports Mount McKinley name change

    The National Park Service is not against changing Mount McKinley's official name to Denali, but Alaskans continue to be in a battle with Ohioans over the name of North America's tallest mountain.
  • The Alaska-Ohio congressional throwdown: Mt. McKinley or Denali?

    The Alaska-Ohio congressional throwdown: Mt. McKinley or Denali?
    In 1896, as gold standard-embracing William McKinley was running for president of the United States, a visiting gold miner in Alaska began calling a local mountain McKinley. The name stuck. Unfortunately, the mountain already had a name: Denali. A...

    In Selma, Ala., the young serve 'Bloody Sunday's' veterans

    In Selma, Ala., the young serve 'Bloody Sunday's' veterans
    Fifteen-year-old Briana Newberry hoisted the placard high above her head. It featured a photo of Ada Wilson Underwood, a woman walking in the rain 50 years ago Saturday during the violence-marred march that became known as “Bloody Sunday.”...

    Presidential presentations

    In preparation for Presidents' Day, second-graders at Sward Elementary School in Oak Lawn recently learned about presidents, as they were asked to complete research projects on a specific president, according to a release from Oak Lawn-Hometown School...

    President McKinley’s 1901 visit

     
    Carriage carrying Pres. William McKinley turns north on Broadway at 6th Street during La Fiesta de Las Flores parade.